2011 Global Women's Issues: Remarks and Testimony

12/19/11 Secretary Clinton's Remarks on Women, Peace, and Security;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
12/16/11 Keynote Address at the International Crisis Group's "In Pursuit of Peace" Award Dinner;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Pier Sixty at Chelsea Pier; New York, NY
12/15/11 Remarks to the Women in Public Service Colloquium;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
12/12/11 The 3F (Food-Fuel-Finance) Crises in Africa: Women at the Forefront;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
12/07/11 Center for Jewish-Arab Economic Development "Excellence in Running Small Businesses" Conference;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
12/05/11 Remarks at the Afghan Women's Event;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Bonn Conference Center; Bonn, Germany
11/30/11 Keynote at the Opening Session of the Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Busan Exhibition and Convention Center; Busan, South Korea
11/30/11 Remarks at the Special Session on Gender at the 4th High Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Busan Exhibition and Convention Center; Busan, South Korea
11/28/11 Background Briefing on Secretary Clinton's Participation In the Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness; Washington, DC
11/25/11 International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
11/21/11 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and the 16 Days Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
11/15/11 Financial Times Women at the Top Conference;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Shanghai, China
11/11/11 Remarks With Nina Easton of Fortune Magazine at the CEO Summit on Women and the Economy;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sheraton Waikiki; Honolulu, Hawaii
11/10/11 America's Pacific Century;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; East-West Center; Honolulu, HI
11/10/11 Womenetics Global Initiative Award;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Global Women's Initiative Conference; Washington, DC
11/09/11 International Forum on Women and Sustainable Development;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Beijing, China
11/08/11 Remarks at the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute's (CCAI) The Way Forward Project Summit;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
11/05/11 Remarks For The "Highlighting Solutions To Stop Violence" Against Women Policy Dialogue;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
11/02/11 Women and the Arab Spring; Deputy Assistant Secretary Tamara C. Wittes, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
11/02/11 Women and the Arab Spring;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
11/01/11 Video Remarks at OECD Event: "Growing Economies Through Women's Entrepreneurship";  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Paris, France
10/28/11 Remarks With Yemeni Nobel Prize Winner Tawakkul Karman After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; East Hall; Washington, DC
10/27/11 15th Annual Global Goddess Artemis Awards Ceremony;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
10/24/11 Invest for the Future: Women Driving Economic Growth;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Zagreb, Croatia
10/21/11 Womensphere Pan-European Summit 2011;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Said Business School, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom; Washington, DC
10/20/11 Women for Afghan Women;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Women for Afghan Women Tenth Anniversary Gala; Washington, DC
10/18/11 Town Hall Meeting With Youth and Civil Society;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Tripoli University; Tripoli, Libya
10/17/11 The Women's Foundation Annual Gala Fundraising Dinner, Hong Kong;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Video Statevment; Washington, DC
10/15/11 Death of the Damas de Blanco Founder Laura Pollan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/12/11 Armenian Women's Leadership Conference;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
10/07/11 Congratulations to Female Nobel Peace Laureates;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
10/05/11 Meeting With Pathways Women Entrepreneurs;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
10/03/11 Honoring Participants of African Women's Entrepreneurship Program;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
09/20/11 Remarks at the High-Level Meeting on Nutrition;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; United Nations Headquarters; New York City
09/19/11 Remarks on Women's Political Participation at UN Women Event;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; United Nations; New York City
09/19/11 Women and Agriculture: A Conversation on Improving Global Food Security;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Intercontinental Hotel; New York City
09/19/11  Women and Agriculture: A Conversation on Improving Global Food Security
09/18/11 Preview of the Haiti Ministerial Meeting and the Panel Discussion on Women and Agriculture: Improving Global Food Security; Waldorf-Astoria; New York City
09/16/11 Remarks at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Women and the Economy Summit;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Westin Saint Francis; San Francisco, CA
09/15/11 Background Briefing on Women in the Global Economy; San Francisco, CA
09/13/11 Remarks at the Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Partnership at the Summit To Save Lives;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium; Washington, DC
09/07/11 The Vital Role of Afghan Women in Peace, Security, and Economic Development Processes;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Empowering Afghan Women Conference; The Hague, Netherlands
09/01/11 Shattering the Glass Ceiling: Advancing the Role of Women in Leadership, Diplomacy, and Government;  Assistant Secretary Esther Brimmer, Bureau of International Organization Affairs; University of Nevada at Las Vegas; Las Vegas, NV
08/17/11 Why Women Are Key to Economic Growth;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Mexico City, Mexico
08/11/11 Acceptance of the Annual Mildred Robbins Leet Award for the Advancement of Women;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; InterAction Awards Gala; Washington, DC
07/28/11 Remarks at USAID's Saving Lives at Birth Development Exchange Awards Ceremony "77 Inventions That Could Save Moms and Babies";  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ronald Reagan Building; Washington, DC
07/26/11 International Women's Economic Summit "Peace Through Business" Graduation Ceremony;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
07/20/11 Remarks on The Working Women's Forum;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Chennai, India
07/19/11 Opening of Central Asia and Afghanistan Women's Economic Symposium; Acting Deputy Spokesperson Heide Bronke Fulton, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/18/11 Central Asia and Afghanistan Women's Economic Symposium;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Central Asia and Afghanistan Women's Economic Symposium; Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
07/13/11 Background Briefing on the U.S.-Russia Bilateral Adoptions Agreement; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
07/08/11 Interview With PBS's Gini Reticker for "Women, War and Peace" Series;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/06/11 Remarks at Closing Luncheon for TechWomen Initiative;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
07/06/11 Reports of Mass Rapes in Democratic Republic of the Congo; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/30/11 Remarks at Women Enhancing Democracy Event;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Presidential Palace; Vilnius, Lithuania
06/27/11 The Vital Role of Women in Agriculture and Rural Development;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Food and Agriculture Organization; Rome, Italy
06/20/11 The Political and Economic Power of Women;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Center for International Private Enterprise; Washington, DC
06/16/11 Sexual Violence in Libya, the Middle East and North Africa;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
06/12/11 Feed the Future Announcement at Mlandizi Farm Women's Cooperative;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
06/12/11 Remarks With Dr. Mwajuma Mbaga at the Buguruni Health Center;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
06/12/11 Remarks With Tanzanian Prime Minster Mizengo Pinda and Irish Deputy Prime Minister Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore at the High-Level Meeting on Nutrition and 1,000 Days Initiative;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
06/12/11 Secretary Clinton Visits Buguruni Health Center in Tanzania; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
06/11/11 Remarks at the University Teaching Hospital Paediatric Centre of Excellence;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lusaka, Zambia
06/10/11 Closing Remarks at African Growth and Opportunity Forum;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Mulungushi International Conference Center; Lusaka, Zambia
06/10/11 Integrating African Women Into the Global Economy;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Ministerial Plenary; Lusaka, Zambia
06/10/11 June 13 Symposium on Changing Mindsets to Promote Women and Girls in Science; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/10/11 Remarks to Participants in the African Women's Entrepreneurship Program;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Mulungushi International Conference Centre; Lusaka, Zambia
06/06/11 Remarks on the Launching of the Women's World Cup Initiative;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
06/02/11 A New Public-Private Partnership With the MAC AIDS Fund to Combat Gender-Based Violence in South Africa;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
06/01/11 Special Advisor for Children's Issues Ambassador Susan Jacobs travels with U.S. Delegation to The Hague; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
05/31/11 Policy Dialogue on Healthy Women, Healthy Economies;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
05/31/11 Video Remarks To "Healthy Women, Healthy Economies";  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/26/11 OECD Session on Development and Gender;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; OECD Conference Center; Paris, France
05/26/11 Remarks at UNESCO Global Partnership for Girls' and Women's Education;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Paris, France
05/26/11 Remarks to the OECD Ministerial Session on Development and Gender;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Paris, France
05/25/11 Briefing on National Missing Children's Day;  Special Advisor for Children's Issues Susan S. Jacobs; Via Teleconference
05/24/11 National Missing Children's Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/08/11 Interview With Julia Roberts for the Oprah Winfrey Network;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/06/11 Secretary Clinton and Julia Roberts Joint Op-Ed: 'Clean stoves" would save lives, cut pollution; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
05/03/11 New Partnership To Strengthen Mobile Health Programs for Moms; White House; Washington, DC
05/03/11 Unveiling of the Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
04/30/11 Addressing Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; DipNote Blog; Washington, DC
04/29/11 Interview With Belinda Luscombe of Time Magazine;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Via Telephone
04/21/11 Remarks With Dutch Foreign Minister Uri Rosenthal After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC Also available in Arabic
04/18/11 Introductory Remarks at Media Roundtable With Egyptian and International Journalists;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; U.S. Embassy; Cairo, Egypt
04/12/11 Remarks at the 10th Annual Vital Voices Global Leadership Awards;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Kennedy Center; Washington, DC
04/07/11 Women, Peace and Security;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; XXIX OAS Policy Roundtable; Washington, DC
03/23/11 Women's Stories Unfettered;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; International Conference of Women Media Leaders; Washington, DC
03/22/11 Human Rights Council Statement on Ending Violence Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/15/11 Women as Agents of Peace and Stability;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Sea Service Leadership Association's 24th Annual Women's Leadership Symposium; San Diego, CA
03/11/11 Diane Von Furstenberg Dinner and Awards Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; United Nations Headquarters; New York City
03/11/11 Women in the World Stories and Solutions Summit;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Hudson Theater; New York City
03/09/11 APEC Senior Officials Meeting I: The Steering Committee on Economic and Technical Cooperation, Committee of the Whole;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
03/09/11 Launch of a Global Partnership on Maternal and Child Health;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Ronald Reagan Building; Washington, DC
03/09/11 Remarks at 2011 CARE National Conference;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
03/08/11 2011 International Women of Courage Awards Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
03/08/11 Briefing On the 2011 International Women of Courage Awards;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
03/08/11 Interview With Erica Hill of CBS's The Early Show;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/08/11 Interview With Kay Burley of Sky News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/08/11 Interview With Michele Kelemen of NPR;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/08/11 Remarks With Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
03/07/11 Launch of the State of the Microcredit Summit Campaign Report 2011;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
03/07/11 The 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day on March 8 2011;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/07/11 The Launch of the 100 Women Initiative: Empowering Women and Girls Through International Exchanges;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/07/11 Women's Work-More, Earn-Less Plan Hurts;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/25/11 Secretary Clinton Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day with Events the Week of March 7-11; Washington, DC
02/23/11 Conviction of Congolese Military Officers Accused of Mass Rapes;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/18/11 Day of the Women of the Americas;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/08/11 The Fight Against Child Marriage;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Glamour Magazine
02/04/11 First Rehabilitation Center in the DRC for Victims of Sexual Violence;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Bukavu, South Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
02/04/11 Opening of the City of Joy;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Bukavu, South Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
01/24/11 Women Driving Economic Growth;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Invest for the Future Women's Conference; Istanbul, Turkey
01/11/11 Reflections on 2010, Resolutions for 2011: Strengthening Gains for Women and Girls;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; DipNote Blog; Washington, DC